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Old 01-23-2012, 09:09 AM   #16
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Drilling straight holes without drill press


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Here's a good link. The CD is a nice trick.

http://www.timberframe-tools.com/tec...ling-straight/
Same thing as the mirror I mentioned.

You kids amaze me at your desire to run out and spend hard earned cash on special jigs you don't need when the logical, simple solution is already in your hands. For free.

We have drilled perfectly straight holes with the mirror method for decades.

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Thanks for the help. I did a combination of some the suggestions.
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Then layout and drill in from both sides instead of drilling all the way through.
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